MANGA MADNESS: L’Oreal Manga Mascara Review

I'VE GONE MAD FOR MANGA.  Manga.  Manga.  Manga.  Manga madness.  Ma-ma-ma-ma-madness. Ok, what is it?  Manga is L'oreal's new mascara.  It's part of the "Voluminous" line and promises to build 15 times more volume than bare lashes and give you a wide-eyed look. Now, if you've been with my blog for a bit, then you know that ...

Matte Lipstick Trick: No Dry Lips Here

I LOVE matte lipsticks.  I love them.  Until about 5 hours in, when my lips start to feel super chapped.  And then the next day when my lips are kind of weird and scaley and peeling looking. I hadn't thought about that when I wear cream finish lipsticks with lip gloss, that the gloss keeps my ...

E.L.F. Products Worth Buying

I will never forget when the world's greatest woman (my mom) said to me "it's not a bargain if you don't need it."  For a gal who likes a deal, that one hit home. I think this is especially true with makeup. Think about it this way: I didn't want to spend $32 on the gorgeous YSL ...

L’oreal Infallible Silkissime Eyeliner: Review & Swatch of Shades Black & Highlighter

L'oreal has come out with a new eyeliner that will be winning them some new fans.  It's their new "Silkissime" eyeliner (side note: I have no idea how to say this name which I realized when I was filming the demo) from their Infallible line.  L'oreal says it glides on like silk and has 16 ...

You’re Taking Salt Baths, Right? Ok, Good.

The first time I found epsom bath salts was completely by random in Ulta.  I can't even remember what I was looking for when I stumbled across Dr. Teal's salts about two years ago, but I remember thinking 'What are these?" followed by "I probably need to try them."  I tried both the lavender and ...

L’Oreal “Women of Worth” Collection Privee 2014 Nude Lipsticks & Nail Polishes: Review & Swatches

I have been on a drugstore makeup binge lately.  I feel like makeup companies have been really improving their formulas and I've been finding a ton of products that truly work and can compete with higher-end products.  L'Oreal Color Riche lipstick has long-been a drugstore fan favorite.  It's highly pigmented, smooth, and retails for around ...